News Releases for Regence BlueShield

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September 18, 2017

Regence BlueShield Presents Cultural Competency Palliative Care Workshop

Regence BlueShield Presents Cultural Competency Palliative Care Workshop
Regence BlueShield will present Navigating Cultural Differences: Palliative Medicine Provider Education, the second in a series of training events, aimed at providing tools and information to help palliative care providers practice culturally sensitive, compassionate, quality care for patients and their families who must deal with serious illness.
August 15, 2017

National Study Finds Diabetes Growing Fastest Among 18- to 34-year-olds

National Study Finds Diabetes Growing Fastest Among 18- to 34-year-olds
A new study released by Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) shows that diabetes has increased most rapidly among people ages 18 through 34.
August 02, 2017

Regence Gives Back to the Community Declaring August the Month of Giving

Regence Gives Back to the Community Declaring August the Month of Giving
Regence has designated August a month of giving in support of the communities where employees live and work.
July 10, 2017

Regence BlueShield Appoints Tim Lieb as President in Washington

Regence BlueShield Appoints Tim Lieb as President in Washington
Today, Regence BlueShield announced that Tim Lieb will lead the company’s health plan in Washington as market president.
March 01, 2017

Regence BlueShield paid $1.33 billion for member care in 2016

Regence BlueShield paid $1.33 billion for member care in 2016
Regence BlueShield paid $1.33 billion in medical care for its fully insured members in 2016, or $3,413 per member, according to unaudited figures filed March 1 with the Washington Office of the Insurance Commissioner.
September 27, 2016

Regence Health Plans Achieve NCQA Accreditation in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Utah

Regence Health Plans Achieve NCQA Accreditation  in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Utah
NCQA Accreditation provides health care consumers the ability to evaluate the quality of different health plans across a variety of important criterion in four key areas: quality improvement, utilization management, member services and credentialing.
August 23, 2016

Regence Becomes First Health Plan in the U.S. to Provide Perinatal Palliative Care Benefits

Regence Becomes First Health Plan in the U.S. to Provide Perinatal Palliative Care Benefits
Today Regence announced it has expanded the scope of its comprehensive palliative care benefit to include perinatal palliative care support. By incorporating perinatal and pediatric palliative care into its benefits, Regence is the first health plan in the country to provide full-spectrum palliative care support to its 1.7 million customers.
June 28, 2016

Regence Invests Locally to Create a Healthier Region

Regence Invests Locally to Create a Healthier Region
Regional health plans devoted $7 million benefiting more than 2,000 nonprofits while its employees volunteered more than 7,400 hours to charitable causes across four-state footprint.
April 13, 2016

First Year Data Confirms Hospital Readmissions Decrease as Consumers Embrace Regence’s Palliative Care Benefit

First Year Data Confirms Hospital Readmissions Decrease as Consumers Embrace Regence’s Palliative Care Benefit
In support of National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16, Regence is unveiling inaugural palliative care program results. These showcase how critical this program is and the increased demand for this personalized level of support.
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